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The field guide to fleece

Deborah Robson

The field guide to fleece

100 sheep breeds and how to use their fibers

by Deborah Robson

  • 101 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wool

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementDeborah Robson & Carol Ekarius
    ContributionsEkarius, Carol
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS1547 .R56 2013
    The Physical Object
    Pagination231 pages
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27154361M
    ISBN 101612121780
    ISBN 109781612121789
    LC Control Number2013003107
    OCLC/WorldCa838192975

    Each breed profile includes a photograph of the animal and information about its origin and conservation status, as well as the weight, staple length, fiber diameter, and natural colors of its fleece. This is a great primer for beginners, and a handy guide for anyone who loves working with fleece. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Field Guide to Fleece, The at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5(55).

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Field Guide to Fleece: Sheep Breeds and How to Use Their Fibers by Carol Ekarius and Deborah Robson (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!5/5(7). The Field Guide to Fleece Spinning Book. Author: Deborah Robson & Carol Ekarius pgs. (paper, color) ISBN number: Ultimate shopper's guide for any spinner who is choosing fiber. For each breed you will learn the best way to prepare fleece for spinning, best uses for wool and fleece weights, staple lengths, and fiber diameters. Brand: Halcyon Yarn.

    This Field Guide takes the brilliant (and extensively informative) Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook and condenses it into a bite-sized reference for different kinds of sheep and their unique fleece. Unlike its big sister, this book is portable—so you can tote it along to your local yarn stores, sheep farms, and fiber festivals! For each sheep breed, you’ll find information (accompanied by. Carol Ekarius is the coauthor of The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook, The Field Guide to Fleece, and Storey's Guide to Raising Sheep, and the author of several books including Small-Scale Livestock Farming, Storey's Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds, and Storey's Illustrated Breed Guide to Sheep, Goats, Cattle, and Pigs.


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Carol Ekarius is the coauthor of The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook, The Field Guide to Fleece, and Storey’s Guide to Raising Sheep, and the author of several books including Small-Scale Livestock Farming, Storey’s Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds, and Storey’s Illustrated Breed Guide to Sheep, Goats, Cattle, and Pigs.

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The book is x/5. The Field Guide to Fleece - Storey Publishing With this compact portable reference in hand, crafters can quickly and easily look up any of different sheep breeds, the characteristics of their fleece, and the kinds of projects for which their fleece is best suited.

Carol Ekarius is the coauthor of The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook, The Field Guide to Fleece, and Storey’s Guide to Raising Sheep, and the author of several books including Small-Scale Livestock Farming, Storey’s Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds, and Storey’s Illustrated Breed Guide to Sheep, Goats, Cattle, and Pigs.

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Carol Ekarius is the coauthor of The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook, The Field Guide to Fleece, and Storey's Guide to Raising Sheep, and the author of several books including Small-Scale Livestock Farming, Storey's Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds, and Storey's Illustrated Breed Guide to Sheep, Goats, Cattle, and Pigs/5().

The Field Guide to Fleece: Sheep Breeds & How to Use Their Fibers is a compact reference by Deborah Robson & Carol Ekarius, the well regarded authors of the Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook.

Discover the range of diversity in attributes and uses across breeds of sheep.5/5(2). The Field Guide to Fleece - Book. The Field Guide to Fleece - Book. An indispensable, easy-to-read guide for knitters, spinners, and weavers eager to learn about the qualities of fleece and make the most of their projects.

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Truth be told, the field guide to fleece really is like one of the popular "breeds books" except instead of focusing on the animal's temperament, it's focusing on the fleece. The Field Guide to Fleece Sheep Breeds and How to Use Their Fibers By Deborah Robson and Carol Ekarius.

Confronted with the wide array of fleece and fibre available today, fibre artists want to understand how each type of fibre is used best, based on a sheep's breed characteristics. Carol Ekarius is the coauthor of The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook, The Field Guide to Fleece, and Storey’s Guide to Raising Sheep, and the author of several books including Small-Scale Livestock Farming, Storey’s Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds, and Storey’s Illustrated Breed Guide to Sheep, Goats, Cattle, and lives in the mountains of Colorado.

The Field Guide to Fleece: Sheep Breeds & How to Use Their Fibers - Ebook written by Carol Ekarius, Deborah Robson. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Field Guide to Fleece: Sheep Breeds & How to Use Their Fibers/5(3). The Field Guide to Fleece Author: Deborah Robson and Carol Ekarius With this compact portable reference in hand, crafters can quickly and easily look up any of different sheep breeds, the characteristics of their fleece, and the kinds of projects for which their fleece is best suited.

The Field Guide to Fleece: Sheep Breeds & How to Use Their Fibers. by Although the Field Guide is undoubtedly useful and would be good to have in my bag at any fiber show, it feels very awkward on the Kindle. and good shots of the fleece structure. A nice little book to keep by the spinning wheel or take with you to those fiber /5.

The Field Guide to Fleece is written by the same authors that brought you The Fleece and Fiber Sourcebook. It is a handy little reference book and is the perfect size to stick in your bag. The guide includes sheep breeds, the characteristics of their fleece, and the kinds of projects for which their fleece is best suited.

The Field Guide to Fleece by Deborah Robson,download free ebooks, Download free PDF EPUB ebook. An essential companion for spinners of all levels, this sheep-by-sheep guide provides fleece profiles of 19 breeds and describes the different spinning methods that produce yarns suitable for a wide range of projects - from lacy shawls to sturdy outerwear/5().

Although the Field Guide is undoubtedly useful and would be good to have in my bag at any fiber show, it feels very awkward on the Kindle. This is certainly a book that is better to have to flip through at a moment's notice -- not awkwardly access the chapters through Kindle menu/5().

The Field Guide to Fleece ~ Book Review. Fleece, Grantham, Review, Spinning, Storey No comments. The Field Guide to Fleece. Sheep Breeds & How to Use Their Fibers. By Deborah Robson & Carol Ekarius. ISBN: Publisher: Storey Publishing. the guide is brilliant for detailing what you can. do with the wool, how easy each.

Each breed profile includes a photograph of the animal and information about its origin and conservation status, as well as the weight, staple length, fiber diameter, and natural colors of its fleece. This is a great primer for beginners, and a handy guide for anyone who loves working with fleece.

The Field Guide to Fleece (Storey Publishing, ), by Deborah Robson & Carol Ekarius, is a great primer for beginners, and a handy guide for .Think of Peterson’s Field Guide to Birds of North America and you’ll know what to expect when you open The Field Guide to Fleece. Listed in alphabetical order, each listing includes best uses, origin, fleece weights, staple lengths, fiber diameters, and color.

You’ll also find many interesting anecdotes. This is .